Facebook, Twitter Engage Young People in Politics [STUDY]

by Shea Bennett
Being active on social media sites can lead to greater political participation, reveals a new study. The University of Sydney surveyed 3,600 young people (16-29 years) across the U.S., United Kingdom and Australia, and found that 90 percent used Facebook and 50 percent used Twitter. Facebook was found to be the most effective channel for getting people interested in politic ...Read the full article